Member J&K Legislative Council Ajatshatru Singh called on Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here on Thursday, an official spokesman said.
He said that Singh informed the Governor about several important growth and developmental challenges being faced by the Jammu people and put forth suggestions regarding possible tourist spots and historical sites which can be developed.
The Governor, according to the spokesman advised Singh to vigorously pursue the efficient implementation of developmental programmes in the state.
Meanwhile, a delegation led by Feroz Ahmad Khan, chairman LAHDC, Kargil, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at Raj Bhavan here.
The delegation, spokesman said, requested the Governor to create the post of the deputy chairman in LAHDC, sanction additional funds to the LAHDC for strengthening developmental activities in Kargil; special duty allowance in favour of the employees of Ladakh region; creation of separate PWD (R&B) circle to carry out the works of prestigious Kargil-Zanskar highway; up-gradation of present Kargil satellite campus of University of Kashmir into a full fledged University; and varied issues relating to filling of vacant posts in Health and Education and improving road and air connectivity.